The Team

Lauren Clarke

Lauren Clarke

Facilities Manager
laurenclarke@yorkshiredance.com

Lauren is responsible for the hire, care and running of Yorkshire Dance’s building on Quarry Hill, Leeds.

Natalie Duffield-Moore

Project Producer
natalieduffieldmoore@yorkshiredance.com

Natalie will be working on the Amplified project over the next two years.

Antony Dunn

Antony Dunn

Marketing & Communications Manager
antonydunn@yorkshiredance.com
Direct line: 0113 259 5706

Antony manages media, marketing and communications for Yorkshire Dance.

Wieke Eringa (c) Yorkshire Dance

Wieke Eringa

CEO & Artistic Director

Wieke develops and maintains the overall strategy for Yorkshire Dance, ensures business viability and leads on programming artistic project work.

Seetal Gahir

Administrative Assistant
seetalgahir@yorkshiredance.com

Seetal supports the Administrative Director and staff team in the day-to-day running of Yorkshire Dance.

Sophie Inkster

Marketing Intern
sophieinkster@yorkshiredance.com

Sophie supports the Marketing & Communications Manager.

Aleksandar Ivanov

Assistant Facilities Manager
alexivanov@yorkshiredance.com 

 
Sarah Lyon

Sarah Lyon

Youth & Community Dance Manager
sarahlyon@yorkshiredance.com

Sarah is responsible for our classes and programmes at Yorkshire Dance and around Leeds, including Saturday Superstars, Mind the Step, Leaps and Bounds and Yorkshire Dance Youth.

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Jackie Malcolm

Fundraising and Development Manager
jackiemalcolm@yorkshiredance.com

 

Callum Powell - Studio Operations Apprentice

Callum Powell

Studio Operations Apprentice
callumpowell@yorkshiredance.com

Melanie Purdie

BBC Performing Arts Fellow Creative Producer
melaniepurdie@yorkshiredance.com

Melanie will be splitting her time between Yorkshire Dance and the West Yorkshire Playhouse.

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Kirsty Redhead

Creative Producer
kirstyredhead@yorkshiredance.com

Kirsty supports the Artistic Director in co-ordinating the artistic programme, this includes continuing professional development for choreographers and dancers, performances, and artistic projects.

Hannah Robertshaw

Youth & Community Dance Director
hannahrobertshaw@yorkshiredance.com
Direct line: 0113 259 5705

Hannah directs the Youth and Community team and is responsible for regional development across Yorkshire. Hannah oversees the sub-regional dance hubs and Regional Dance Development Network, leading on projects such as Dance Transports and the regional Conference.

Judy Rose

Judy Rose

Finance Administrator
judyrose@yorkshiredance.com

Judy is responsible for the daily banking, financial record keeping, payroll and budget support for Yorkshire Dance.

Andrea Smart

Administrative Director
andreasmart@yorkshiredance.com
Direct line: 0113 259 5710

Andrea has overall responsibility for administration, finance, personnel, building management and policy setting for Yorkshire Dance.

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Kate Thomas

Programmes Co-ordinator
katethomas@yorkshiredance.com

Kate supports the Artistic Director in co-ordinating the artistic programme, this includes continuing professional development for choreographers and dancers, performances, and artistic projects.

Gemma Whitham

Youth & Community Projects Assistant
gemmawhitham@yorkshiredance.com

Gemma supports the Youth & Community Dance team.

THE FRONT OF HOUSE TEAM

Yorkshire Dance

Akeim Buck

Front of House Team

Rachel Clarke

Front of House Team

Yorkshire Dance

Maria Jardardottir

Front of House Team

Rachael O’Neill

Front of House Team

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Daniel Phung

Front of House Team

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Beth Powlesland

Front of House Team

Yorkshire Dance

Connor Quill

Front of House Team

Chloe Richardson

Front of House Team